LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 01-09-2008, 01:15 AM   #1
mujahed_khan
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2007
Posts: 15

Rep: Reputation: 0
log of a perticular folder


Hi there

I wanted the log of a perticular folder that i am having in DATA. well if we cannot get the log of that folder without any script. then please give a simple script with the instruction how to use it as i am a complete newbie for LINUX and for your information i am using centos4. i really appreciate your kind help. Thank you.
 
Old 01-09-2008, 02:39 AM   #2
Nylex
LQ Addict
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: London, UK
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 7,464

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
What do you mean by the "log of a particular folder"?
 
Old 01-09-2008, 02:48 AM   #3
mujahed_khan
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2007
Posts: 15

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
i meant to say i want to know which perticular person is opening that folder and creating a file and which user is deleteing the file. basically its a SAMBA PDC setup here. need help on it.
 
Old 02-10-2008, 12:40 PM   #4
archtoad6
Senior Member
 
Registered: Oct 2004
Location: Houston, TX (usa)
Distribution: MEPIS, Debian, Knoppix,
Posts: 4,727
Blog Entries: 15

Rep: Reputation: 234Reputation: 234Reputation: 234
Interesting Q, doesn't anyone have an answer?
 
Old 02-10-2008, 04:03 PM   #5
osor
HCL Maintainer
 
Registered: Jan 2006
Distribution: (H)LFS, Gentoo
Posts: 2,450

Rep: Reputation: 76
You’d need some sort of kernel module (since inotify doesn’t keep track of this sort of thing). Something as heavyweight as tripwire would work, and something as lightweight as a modified/filtered rfsdelta would work.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Opennms Logs - where are web.log, web_rtc.log and webauth.log referenced? not_much_of_a_guru Linux - Networking 0 07-12-2006 11:28 AM
How to give authenticated access to a web site for perticular IP addresses sharad Linux - Networking 1 05-29-2006 04:40 AM
How to know on termination or exit of a perticular process in Unix Pavan mahoorker Linux - Software 1 06-07-2005 07:28 AM
runaway samba log folder FiveFlat Linux - Security 6 08-12-2004 06:31 PM
run a perticular script before loggin in rohan208 Linux - General 1 05-07-2004 11:37 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:50 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration